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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Katrina McFarland delivers remarks at the Open Architecture Summit 2013 at 8:30 a.m. EST, Grand Hyatt Washington, 1000 H St. NW, Washington, D.C.

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Global Strategic Affairs Madelyn Creedon participates in the Atlantic Council's major conference on NATO's Deterrence and Collective Defense at 1 p.m. EST, 1030 15th St., NW, Washington, D.C.



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11/12/2013
Senior Executive Service Announcements

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced the following Department of Defense Senior Executive Service appointments and reassignments:

Amy Searight has been appointed to the Senior Executive Service as principal director for East Asia, Washington, D.C.  Searight previously...



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